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PARCA, Partners & Advocates for Remarkable Children & Adults, has been enriching the lives of people with developmental disabilities since 1952. Our programs are designed to create a feeling of extended family to help people live as independently as possible and enjoy all that life has to offer.

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PARCA pays tribute to Umang Gupta, a compassionate supporter, with a big heart. His legacy lives on with our work and mission.

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Through PARCA's clothing donation program your donation of gently used clothing and small household items will go a long way toward helping PARCA continue to provide people with developmental disabilities the support and guidance they need to live full, active and independent lives. Find out more and schedule a donation pickup online.


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The Disabilities Art Showcase-2022 recognizes, celebrates, and honors the disabilities community of San Mateo County during October, National Disabilities Awareness Month.

The Commission on Disabilities (CoD) and Office of Arts and Culture would like to announce that the San Mateo County ...Disabilities Art Showcase is back!

This year’s showcase will take place between October 3rd and October 31st in the Caldwell Gallery, Main Floor at 400 County Center in Redwood City.

Deadline to submit applications along with an accompanying photo of the artwork is September 16th 2022.

Application link at tinyurl.com/DisabilitiesArtShowcase.

Are you ready to make a difference? PARCA is currently hiring for multiple positions. Please visit parca.org/careers or email Vee@nextlevelstrategies.net to apply.

A special thanks to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Burlingame. Parca’s truck fleet collects clothing, household goods and electronics waste from homes, businesses and other organizations. Call 1-877-99PARCA to schedule a collection.

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